Writing is a cruel exercise.  It can torment you: as it has me.  It can lead you to temporary breakdowns: as it has me.  The last major bought of writing I had came in the Fall of 2007 through the winter of 2008.  In that time I wrote two Master’s Thesis for two separate institutions (one history and one for library science).  I nearly destroyed several personal relationships, not to mention stringing myself out on caffeine.  In the immediate aftermath I felt a weight lifted from me that I cannot properly explain here. I had clearly accomplished something, but also burned myself out.

Afterwards I embarked on a PhD program.  While it sounded like a good idea at the time, it was not.  In fact it was a terrible idea.  I wanted to pursue my study of information science, but I needed time in the professional world before moving on.  I was hanging on to a life that did not fit at the time.

Now I am sitting on mountains of data that I have collected over the past three years regarding student’s use of the library and it is high time that I start writing….again.  My goal is to write two posts per month.

About Nicholas Wyant

Information does not want to be free. Fake News does not exist. Friends on Facebook are not really friends. I can ruin any party/social setting in mere seconds.
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